Archive for April2012

The Long Stretch and Push

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When looking at this type of building we need to consider the construction type, occupancy, access and egress points and any special hazards. What are our initial resources and what should we have coming on the way? This building is four stories and is a dormartory at a college. The corridor length is 225 from stairwell to stairwell. As you look at the building in the picture, the stairwell on the right is more remote from a parking surface than the one on the left.

EngineCo22 and Green Maltese–Training Module on Basement Fires

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You need to check out this training module done by Chris Huston and John Schafer. They did a fantastic job and it is full of great information.